Irving police went above and beyond the call of duty to surprise a child with a new bike.
Detective Josh Smith was working on a case where someone destroyed a boy’s bicycle.
The detective then made it his mission to see if he could get Nick a new one.
Texas detective Josh Smith presented a child with a new bicycle after police said his was destroyed by the subject of a case.
The Irving Police Department said the new ride and helmet were donated by Team Texas for Families, a nonprofit organization, according to Fox 4.
“Detective Josh Smith was working a case where the offender destroyed Nick’s bike,” the department said in a tweet.
The department’s mission is to “Deliver exceptional services and promote a high quality of life for residents, visitors and businesses,” its website said.
“Irving will be the model for safe and beautiful neighborhoods; a vibrant economy; and exceptional recreational, cultural and educational opportunities,” its vision statement continued.
Facebook users praised the officer for going the extra mile to replace Nick’s bike and make him smile.
“Precious story! We have great people in the Irving police force. It shows how much they love their work because of the dedication they have to protect and serve!” one person wrote.
“Thanks for your compassion and caring,” another commented.
This is an excerpt from Breitbart.
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